Period
to 19 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Governance Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Governance Consultant
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 877 825 896
Rank change year-on-year -52 +71 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Data Governance Consultant 9 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.008% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
UK median daily rate £550 £528 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.27% -12.08% +47.97%
10th Percentile £485 £428 £519
90th Percentile £645 £691 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £600
% change year-on-year +4.17% -20.00% +66.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 98,147 90,386 104,656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.93% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,297 58,570 68,073
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,163 2,922 3,150
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.06% -1.59% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.38
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.52% -6.47% +11.76%

Data Governance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Data Governance Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Governance Consultant.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -47 9 £550 +4.27% 1
London -30 6 £550 -21.43% 1
UK excluding London -14 2 £500 +4.17%
North of England -16 1 £500 +17.65%
North West - 1 £500 -
South East - 1 - -

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Data Governance Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Data Governance Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Data Governance
2 4 (44.44%) GDPR
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) SAS
3 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (33.33%) R
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) SAP MDG
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) SPSS
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SPSS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP MDG
2 1 (11.11%) SAP MDG-F
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 1 (11.11%) Impala
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SAS EBI
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Data Governance
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) R
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) GDPR
2 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau